William and Mary-style Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-308469

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. William and Mary-style side chair has tall rectangular back with framed caned panel; arched molded crest rail with large carved scrolls and central Prince-of-Wales feather motif; turned stiles with cylinder, ovoid, ring and block turnings; flat caned seat with molded edge; square rear legs with raked feet; turned front legs, ending in Flemish feet; turned H-stretcher; and large front stretcher with carved scrolls and central acorn motif. "Det. #12150" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
William and Mary
caning
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (8 1/8 x 10 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.107.001

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings
sketches

Description Level

Item